Resources During School Closing
A message from The New York State of Health
Please note the Easter holiday changes to the meal service menu, which will be paused on Friday, April 10th, and Monday, April 13th.
Meal service will resume its Monday, Wednesday, Friday schedule beginning April 15th. Extra meals will be offered on Wednesday, April 8th to adjust for the long weekend pause.
Breakfast, Lunch and Other Community Resources
The Buffalo Public Schools are providing free breakfast and lunch at 28 meal sites for children under the age of 18. For information click here. Meals may be picked up for you by a neighbor or family member. It may be possible to have the meals delivered by UB students if you have no other way to receive them. Call 816-3688 - wait for someone to answer, do not press any of the suggested extensions.
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/Food Stamps)S
- Temporary Assistance (Cash Assistance) [coming soon]
- Social Security (SSDI, Retirement, Survivors, and SSI)
- Housing and Landlord/Tenant Issues
- Family Issues
From one of our partner organizations, the WNY Womens Foundation: We are continually updating resources available in the community here, which may be helpful for you and your students:
Please click links belong to access a copy of information provided to students on March 17, 2020.
An additional letter was mailed from the school on March 19. Due to the new Work at Home Requirements, the office will no longer be open as scheduled. However, we will be checking voice mail periodically, so please feel free to leave a message at (716) 836-5188.
Internet Resources and Teacher's Advice
Our teachers recommend the following
Read. Read. Read.
Keep a journal.
Recommended for all subjects: Khan Academy
PBS: Find resources for middle school lesson plans. Inspire your children with videos, games and activities aligned to state and national standards.
Congratulations to everyone who has been awarded a scholarship from the BISON Children's Scholarship Fund or who has been invited to qualify again for next year! If you need any help with the paperwork, please send an email to Mrs. Dillon: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!